Review – A Lily Among Thorns by Rose Lerner

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Publisher: Samhain Publish Date: ARC fom the publisher How I got this book: Out now Honesty can be the deadliest policy of all. Lady Serena Ravenshaw is one of London’s most prosperous women, but she’s never forgotten the misery that set her on the path to success. Nor has she forgotten the drunken young gentleman […]

Review – Love is a Battlefield (DreamMakers #2) by Vivian Arend and Elle Kennedy

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Publisher: Self Publish Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: ARC from the authors He’s ready to admit she’s all grown up… After two tours of duty, former Army Ranger Jack Hunter is back in the US, working to keep DreamMakers a brilliant success. Now that his best friend’s little sister is home […]

Review – The Farthest Shore (Eden #3) by Marian Perera

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Publisher: Samhain Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: ARC from the publisher Captain Alyster Juell is relishing the taste of his first command for the fleet of Denalay. The steamship Checkmate doesn’t carry weaponry, but that doesn’t matter. His mission is to win an ocean-crossing race—and its hefty prize. As the voyage […]

Joint Review – Toying with His Affections (Goody’s Goodies #1)

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Publisher: River Hill Press Publish Date: Out now How we got this book: ARC from the author Good girl gone bad… 
Evie Bell couldn’t wait to get out of the small town that had labeled her a goodie two-shoes growing up so she could let out her more daring side. Selling sex toys might not […]

Review & Giveaway – The Midnight Queen by Sylvia Izzo Hunter

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**BP Note: The publisher is also sponsoring a giveaway. Details at the end of the review. ** Publisher: Ace Publish Date: Out now How I got this book: ARC from the publisher In the hallowed halls of Oxford’s Merlin College, the most talented—and highest born—sons of the Kingdom of Britain are taught the intricacies of […]

Joint Review – Rogue’s Paradise (Covenant of Thorns #3) by Jeffe Kennedy

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Publisher: Carina Press Publish Date: 8 Sep How we got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley; ARC from the author Pregnant, possessed, and in love with a man I don’t dare to trust-those are the consequences of the risks I took to save my life. But Faerie, the land of blood and magic, […]

Joint Review – Ghost Layer (Ghost Seer #2) by Robin D. Owens

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Publisher: Berkley Publish Date: Out now How we got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley What lies beneath… Clare Cermak’s adjusting to a new man in her life—and a lot of ghosts. The passing of Clare’s aunt gave way to a sizeable inheritance of not only money, but also the ability to communicate […]

Joint Review – Going Under (Falling Under #1) by Jeffe Kennedy

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**Trigger warning: depictions of assault/rape towards women** Publisher: Carina Press Publish Date: Out now How we got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley Knowing all too well the damage online trolls can inflict, game designer Emily Bartwell takes privacy seriously. Living in solitude and working remotely under a male alias gives her a […]

Joint Review – Wickedly Dangerous (Baba Yaga #1) by Deborah Blake

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Publisher: Berkley Publish Date: 2 Sep How we got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley Known as the wicked witch of Russian fairy tales, Baba Yaga is not one woman, but rather a title carried by a chosen few. They keep the balance of nature and guard the borders of our world, but […]

Review – Irresistible Force (K-9 Rescue #1) by D.D. Ayres

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Publisher: St. Martin’s Publish Date: 26 Aug How I got this book: ARC from the publisher via Netgalley For Shay Appleton, it’s love at first sight when a gorgeous stray dog is brought into the animal shelter where she works. She knows he’ll make a terrific watch dog – and with an abusive ex who […]